Sheila Brown passed away Monday, December 19, 2022, in Newport News Virginia. Sheila was born March 20,1964, to Lester and Delsie Elliott in Suffolk Virginia. She was a graduate of John Yeates High School in Suffolk Va.
After living in Georgia to attend the Art Institute of Atlanta, Sheila returned to Suffolk. A few years after her return she met a young man named Tyrone Brown. The love the two shared for each other grew, eventually leading to their marriage on May 23, 2002.
In addition to being a Graphic Designer Sheila was a multifaceted artist. Her creativity and talent gave her the ability to use multiple mediums allowing her to create beautiful pieces of art.
Her son Ridge Brown and Daughter in Law Chantel Brown are left to cherish her memory.
A celebration of life will be held for Sheila Brown on Sunday, January 8, 2023, from 1-4pm at The Obici House, 4700 Sleepy Hole Road, Suffolk VA 23435.
Ridge and Chantel, I just learned about your dear mother’s passing in January. I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a smart, sharp-witted, talented bright light when I knew her at StoneBridge School and our friendship through the intervening years was a blessing to me. I hope you and your family are comforted knowing she impacted many in her life. I know she is at peace being reunited with your dad and her mother.❤️😢 Betty
To Brown Family
My thoughts and prayers to the Family. I have wonderful memories with you that I will cherish for ever. Spread your wings and fly my beautiful QUEEN.
Sheila Marie St.Claire Elliott Brown was my dear dear friend and JYHS1982 Classmate. Nothing but , Sweet, Sweet memories of my sincere friend who was very passionate about her son and her Art work.
My condolences to Ridge and his wife Chantel during this time.
-Sheila “Cowling” Wise
Sheila was a beautiful person, both inside and out, and will be greatly missed. Heartfelt condolences go out to Ridge and his wife, Chantel. – Denise Harrison Bateman